Police Report: Shaun Rogers’ Gun Loaded

Last Thursday, former Lions nosetackle Shaun Rogers found himself in quite a bit of trouble, after reportedly trying to carry a handgun onto an airplane.  Rogers, now a member of the Browns, was arraigned on Friday in Cleveland.  Police reports issued yesterday, indicated that the ten year veteran’s weapon was not only loaded, but also cocked with a bullet in the chamber.

Rogers has apologized to his fans, claiming he simply “forgot” about the gun’s location.

What an obscure, 350 pound lineman would need with a loaded gun is beyond me.  I doubt highly that many people have ever dared to pick a fight with the guy.  My only guess would be that he’s been mistaken one too many times for Christopher Boykins.

[Cleveland Plain Dealer]
[ESPN]
[News Observer]

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